Final Physical Manifestation

Eleven days to go in the Jack Astro Kickstarter and his final physical manifestation is already assured. We are at 340% funded. If you want to grab yourself a copy of the hardback comic book go HERE. It was fun coming back to the characters for this silly little promo comic. But I’ve also been…Read moreRead more

My Phone Hates Me

That sounds extreme. Ok, maybe my phone doesn’t hate me. But it is messing with me. The real life version of this is even sadder than pictured. Since my wife introduced me to sleep masks, I cannot sleep without one. Now when I wake up I nudge it up onto my forehead which I’m sure…Read moreRead more

Hardback Book Stretch Goal Unlocked!

WOW! Thank You SO, SO much everyone.  I am so VERY excited to be able to offer Kickstarter backers this upgrade. I always hoped that I might be able to produce a hardback edition of Jack Astro, and the overwhelming support so far has more than justified the additional cost.  Once again, I never honestly…Read moreRead more

Jack Astro Kickstarter is 149% funded!

Hello friends, Jack Astro Kickstarter is 149% funded! I did NOT expect to be saying that at dinnertime on launch day. I am so unbelievably thankful.  A HUGE thank you to everyone who has supported this Kickstarter so far. And thanks to all of you who have posted, reposted, liked, shared and what have you. …Read moreRead more

Jack Astro Kickstarter

The Kickstarter to help me publish a Jack Astro book launches tomorrow! Jack Astro Kickstarter Having a physical book was always the end goal of this project but it took FAR longer than I expected to get here. During the making of this book I’ve moved house at least once, if not twice. Got married,…Read moreRead more

Dune – Visualising and Drawing

I decided to finally read the classic sci-fi novel Dune and try visualising and drawing some scenes from the book. Dune is a science fiction classic. However, having started to read it once when I was younger, something didn’t click. So I ignored it for many years. After watching the Documentary Jodorowsky’s Dune, I went…Read moreRead more

Jodorowsky’s Dune – Down the Rabbit Hole

Jodorowsky’s Dune follows his attempt to bring the novel Dune to the cinema screen. It has sparked a huge journey down the rabbit hole for me. Along the way I’ve discovered artists and stories I didn’t know anything about. The science fiction novel Dune is one that I’d never gotten around to reading. It’s regarded…Read moreRead more

Animated Christmas Card with Timelapse Making Of

Merry Christmas from Band of One. I just uploaded this Animated Christmas Card. There’s a timelapse of me animating this in Toonboom over about 8 hours. (condensed to 10 minutes!) It has been a very busy year and the last few weeks have been crazy so I thought I’d take a moment to do some…Read moreRead more